Actor Jaylen Moore
Jaylen Moore, born of Afghan and Spanish descent, is known for an impressive resume of memorable television and film roles. They include The History Channel’s breakout drama series Six. Moore starred as Armin “Fishbait” Khan, the team sniper who is also relied upon for his fluency in several Middle Eastern languages. His role of Armin “Fishbait” Khan made history as the first Afghan American Muslim SEAL on national television.
SIX is from father/son duo William and David Broyles and follows members of Navy SEAL Team Six, whose covert mission to eliminate a Taliban leader in Afghanistan goes awry when they uncover a U.S. citizen working with terrorists. It’s currently available on digital streaming services worldwide.
Other television credits included guest recurring roles on Showtime’s Emmy-winning drama HOMELAND in the role of Eric Baraz, a recurring role on RED BAND SOCIETY opposite Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer, CW’s THE ORIGINALS, FOX’s award-winning series BONES, NBC’s Dick Wolfe series CHICAGO MED, ABC’s QUANTICO, and MTV’s comedy film LADIES MAN: A MADE MOVIE, (and six episodes of Conan’s “Wolfboy” spoof of Taylor Lautner) among others.
In film, Moore has shared the screen with A-listers such as Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, Reese Witherspoon, Sofia Vergara and more. His film credits include BAD MOMS, HOT PURSUIT, MAN DOWN, THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE, ESCAPE PLAN, OBLIVION, THE HOST, SONS OF LIBERTY, RANDOM, and many others.
A man of healthy living and discipline, he boasts extensive training in the world of fitness and martial arts. This training has equipped Moore with the agility and flexibility to perform his own stunts when needed. Not to mention, he boasts extensive weapons training from his experience of being trained by Navy Seals, and military veterans in his own family.
Moore was raised in Oakland, California and Omaha, Nebraska, but started his career in theatre where he studied at Chicago’s Second City, eventually bringing him to Los Angeles. Moore appeared in the Ovation Award-winning musical “City Kid”. That musical is also where he met his wife, actress/screenwriter/director Britt Logan. He’s the father of a beautiful daughter and son and resides in Los Angeles.
– IMDb Mini Biography By: Overdrive Public Relations, Inc.